Already a classic in the field of sports and physical education, Teaching Sport Concepts and Skills: A Tactical Games Approach, Second Edition, has been greatly expanded to make it an even more valuable resource. The tactical games approach is a proven method used in teaching students and athletes sport-specific skills through modified game play in which they must execute tactics in gamelike settings. This book explains how to apply this approach and provides 245 ready-to-use lessons to help you do it.
This book will help you
- expand your students’ ability to perform skills and tactics,
- use key concepts throughout your teaching and coaching to facilitate your students’ learning and development of game play skills,
- teach students and athletes how to transfer problem-solving knowledge and experience from one sport to another, and
- add variety to your curriculum as you enhance your students’ tactical understanding and skill development.
Through Teaching Sport Concepts and Skills: A Tactical Games Approach, Second Edition, you’ll learn how you can use this model to help you teach across your curriculum, and you’ll benefit from the collective wisdom of the authors, who wrote this book by drawing from their combined decades of experience in teaching through this approach.